Amazon teachers say that the governor would not listen and do strike warning

On thursday (22), teachers marked the beginning of a general strike, if they have not met the demands by the State Government.
19/03/2018 13h38 - Updated 20/03/2018 16h13
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Teachers of state schools in the Amazon have suspended classes 50 schools and Manaus 50 Inside the warning at a standstill, on the morning of Monday (19), as protest 30% wage increase and more 5% real wage, totaling an index 35%.

According to the Union of Teachers and Educators in Manaus (Asprom-Union) the strike is also in protest for better working conditions and maintenance of the medical plan. Teachers complain structures is precarious in schools and say that the governor did not listen to teachers.

Last Friday (16), Governor Amazonino Mendes offered a counter-proposal 4,57%, which was rejected by category.

On thursday (22), teachers marked the beginning of a general strike, if they have not met the demands by the State Government.


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